The objective is to build the capacity of
policy makers and operational/technical government counterparts in
the South Asia countries to
integrate geo-hazard risk management into their infrastructure programs to
ensure the safety of lives and sustainability of the investments.

Which Areas of Engagement are covered by this grant?

Resilient Cities
Disaster Risk Finance
Hydromet Services and Early Warning Systems
Resilient Recovery
Inclusive Disaster Risk Management and Gender Equality
The Challenge Fund

Sendai Priorities

Priority 1Understanding disaster risk
Priority 2Strengthening disaster risk governance to manage disaster risk
Priority 3Investing in disaster risk reduction for resilience
Priority 4Enhancing disaster preparedness for effective response and to “Build Back Better” in recovery, rehabilitation and reconstruction